Red List of South African Species

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Least Concern (LC)
Assessors: F Suhling
Reviewers: J Kipping J Simaika


This South African endemic species is assessed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution and because it is a locally abundant species. It is unlikely to qualify for listing in a threatened category.


This South African endemic has been recorded from the Western Cape to south of Johannesburg. According to Tarboton and Tarboton 2005) all records of P. inconspicuum from South Africa belong to this species.

Population trend


Locally abundant.


Current threats are unknown.


No information available but research into trends and monitoring of the species would be valuable.

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